Landscapes: Ways of Imagining the World (Insights into Human Geography)

Landscapes: Ways of Imagining the World (Insights into Human Geography)

By: Hilary P. M. Winchester (author)Paperback

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First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Contents

List of figures List of boxes List of tables Acknowledgements List of Abbreviations Chapter 1 Cultures and landscapes 1.1 The desire for cultural landscapes 1.2 Defining 'culture' and 'landscape' 1.3 Moving through Landscapes Chapter 2 Changing geographical approaches to cultural landscapes 2.1 Environmental determinism 2.2 The Berkeley School of cultural geography 2.3 'New' cultural geographies 2.4 Texts, expert decoders and real landscapes 2.5 Approaching the cultural landscape Chapter 3 Landscapes of everyday popular cultures 3.1 Defining the popular 3.2 Everyday landscapes of cultural globalisation 3.3 Everyday landscapes of national identities 3.4 Everyday landscapes of local identities and communities 3.5 Summary 3.6 Notes Chapter 4 Landscapes of power 4.1 Landscapes of power and power of landscapes 4.2 The power of the state: lanscapes of 'nationhood' 4.3 Capital, class and the rewriting of landscapes 4.4 Race and the inscription of power 4.5 Gendered lanscapes 4.6 Intersecting powers 4.7 Summary 4.8 Notes Chapter 5 Lanscapes of conflict and resistance 5.1 Conflicting ideologies, contested landscapes 5.2 Symbolic resistance 5.3 Overt conflicts, contested terrains 5.4 Summary Chapter 6 Landscapes on the margin 6.1 Marginalisation and marginal landscapes 6.2 Obsolete landscapes 6.3 Landscapes of the poor 6.4 Liminal landscapes 6.5 Summary Chapter 7 Landscapes of the body 7.1 Bodies as social constructions 7.2 Bodies as sites of resistance 7.3 Summary Chapter 8 The role of Landscapes 8.1 Approaching landscapes 8.2 Politics of landscape 8.3 The contribution of Landscapes

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/06/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780582288782
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780582288782
  • weight: 317
  • ISBN10: 0582288789

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